Hooked on Chaos: An Infantry Soldier’s story

Our June assembly will feature Joshua Groesz MS, NCC, an Oregon native and Executive Director of the Salvation
Army's Veterans and Family Center (VFC) in Beaverton, Oregon. He will tell his own "soldier's tale" of service in Iraq and return to civilian life while also describing the Center's programs and how they are working with the US Department of Veteran Affairs to reduce homelessness, one veteran at a time.
Join us as we discuss how the intersections of veteran status, mental health, substance abuse, and homelessness affect members of our community. In Oregon, 13,953 people were experiencing homelessness in 2017. Of those people, 1,251 were veterans. The VFC provides shelter to 5% of them.
We provide refreshments and our location is ADA accessible.

WHEN
June 10, 2018 at 3:30pm - 5:30pm
WHERE
Ecotrust
721 NW 9th Ave
#200
Portland, OR 97209
United States
Google map and directions
CONTACT
Tiffany Newton & Travis McGowan
3 RSVPS
Kristina Barnett Michael Barnett Mindy Curry

Who's RSVPing

Kristina Barnett
Michael Barnett
Mindy Curry

Will you come?

  • Kristina Barnett
    rsvped 2018-05-31 18:54:34 -0700
  • Michael Barnett
    rsvped 2018-05-31 18:53:44 -0700
  • Mindy Curry
    rsvped 2018-05-14 19:45:46 -0700

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